SOUTH POINT — William Lawrence McComas, 85 of South Point, died Saturday, March 27, 2010, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, W.Va. He is survived by his wife Annabel Arthur McComas.
He was born Feb. 21, 1925, and was a lifelong resident of Lawrence County. He, served in the Army Air Corps in World War II and was a member of Harmony Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Alice McComas, his wife, Mary Langdon McComas, a sister, Thelma McComas, and a brother Ronald McComas.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sisters, Frances, McComas, Mary McCarley, Freda (Orville) Kidder and Susan Cade; four brothers, James (Emma Mae) McComas, John (Lucille) McComas, Donald McComas and Tommy McComas; three daughters, Linda McComas, Barbara Lovejoy and Carol Hager; two sons and daughters-in-law, Harold and Susan McComas and Gary and Jeryl McComas; three stepchildren, Charles (Barbara) Eaton, Lois (Steve) Craddock and Delbert Pruitt; grandchildren, Daniel (Roberta) Lovejoy, Michael Lovejoy, Stephanie McComas, Andrew (Heather) McComas, Tim McComas, Joseph (Jessica) Keeney and Michael Keeney; great-grandchildren, William Shawn McComas, Kyla McComas, Alina Keeney, Candance Mitchell and Shelby Mitchell; four stepgrandchildren; and six stepgreat grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 31, 2010, at Harmony Missionary Baptist Church, Getaway, with Rev Clifford Gore officiating. Burial will follow in Getaway Methodist Cemetery.Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. today at Schneider-Griffin Funeral Home, Chesapeake, and from 12 noon-1 p.m. Wednesday at Harmony Missionary Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Harmony Missionary Baptist Church. Condolences may be expressed at www.schneidergriffin.com.